San Marcos Free Press. (San Marcos, Tex.), Vol. 11, No. 2, Ed. 2 Thursday, May 18, 1882

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Weekly newspaper from San Marcos, Texas that includes local, state and national news along with extensive advertising.

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two pages : ill. ; page 20 x 13 in. Scanned from physical pages.

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Julian, Isaac H. May 18, 1882.

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  • Isaac H. Julian
    Publisher Info: I. H. Julian
    Place of Publication: San Marcos, Texas

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Nestled in the hills of San Marcos, the University was authorized in 1899 and Southwest Texas State Normal School first opened its doors in 1903. The original institution was formed to train teachers, and the school has only expanded in the century since.

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  • Main Title: San Marcos Free Press. (San Marcos, Tex.), Vol. 11, No. 2, Ed. 2 Thursday, May 18, 1882
  • Serial Title: San Marcos Free Press
  • Added Title: Free Press

Description

Weekly newspaper from San Marcos, Texas that includes local, state and national news along with extensive advertising.

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two pages : ill. ; page 20 x 13 in.
Scanned from physical pages.

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  • Volume: 11
  • Issue: 2
  • Edition: 2

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San Marcos Free Press

After publishing a newspaper in Eastern Indiana for 14 years, Isaac H. Julian bought the only paper in Hays County. It morphed into the San Marcos Free Press. Funding provided by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

San Marcos Area Newspaper Collection

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  • May 18, 1882

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  • June 11, 2015, 6:14 a.m.

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Julian, Isaac H. San Marcos Free Press. (San Marcos, Tex.), Vol. 11, No. 2, Ed. 2 Thursday, May 18, 1882, newspaper, May 18, 1882; San Marcos, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth614164/: accessed August 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas State University.